Macrodex

Macrodex

a trademark for a plasma expander (dextran).
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One of their main products was the plasma extender Macrodex, which was made from the polysaccharide dextran.
In January 1954 I began working in their research laboratory in close collaboration with the research manager, Professor Bjorn Ingelman, one of the inventors of Macrodex.
For Pharmacia, knowledge of the molecular weight and its distribution for dextran was of great importance for the manufacture and control of the plasma extender Macrodex.